The table below looks at the statistics for CMS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Content Management System (CMS)
Rank 75 93 84
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -9
Contract jobs citing CMS 52 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.97% 1.42% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.07% 7.51% 10.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £323 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £267 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £410 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.58% +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £22.00 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.58 £15.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year
+43.86% -25.92%
CMS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
398 493 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 15.04% 18.95% 13.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 253 116
Average daily rate £378 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 19
Average hourly rate £17.83 £25.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.70% +21.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £113.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

CMS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

CMS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

CMS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

CMS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMS across the Berkshire region.

CMS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

CMS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +15 16 £313 -3.84% 6
Bracknell +7 7 £248 -34.00% 1
Newbury - 5 £275 -
Slough -5 3 £286 -30.18% 1
Maidenhead +4 1 £275 -32.92% 4
Windsor - 1 £243 - 1
Wokingham - - - - 1
CMS
South East

CMS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS.

1 44 (47.31%) HTML
2 39 (41.94%) JavaScript
3 37 (39.78%) CSS
4 29 (31.18%) .NET
5 27 (29.03%) C#
5 27 (29.03%) jQuery
6 22 (23.66%) ASP.NET
7 20 (21.51%) Drupal
7 20 (21.51%) Marketing
8 19 (20.43%) HTML5
8 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (19.35%) MVC
9 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
9 18 (19.35%) Sitecore CMS
9 18 (19.35%) Sitecore
10 16 (17.20%) E-Commerce
11 14 (15.05%) Content Management
11 14 (15.05%) CSS3
12 13 (13.98%) Social Media
12 13 (13.98%) SEO
12 13 (13.98%) PHP
13 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (11.83%) XML
14 11 (11.83%) CRM
15 10 (10.75%) Photoshop
15 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
15 10 (10.75%) Analytics
15 10 (10.75%) Digital Marketing
15 10 (10.75%) User Experience
16 9 (9.68%) WordPress

CMS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing CMS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited CMS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (21.51%) Drupal
2 18 (19.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (9.68%) WordPress
4 8 (8.60%) SharePoint
5 6 (6.45%) Sitefinity
6 4 (4.30%) Umbraco
7 2 (2.15%) Apache
7 2 (2.15%) IIS
7 2 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (2.15%) Confluence
7 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.15%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.15%) Joomla!
8 1 (1.08%) Liferay
8 1 (1.08%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (1.08%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) Photoshop
2 6 (6.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (4.30%) MS Office
5 1 (1.08%) InDesign
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.08%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (1.08%) 2G
1 1 (1.08%) 3G
1 1 (1.08%) Intranet
1 1 (1.08%) Internet
1 1 (1.08%) DNS
1 1 (1.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) MySQL
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.38%) Grunt
1 5 (5.38%) Dreamweaver
1 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.23%) Subversion
3 2 (2.15%) JIRA
4 1 (1.08%) Firebug
4 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (21.51%) Marketing
2 10 (10.75%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.38%) Publishing
3 5 (5.38%) Finance
3 5 (5.38%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Italian Language
4 3 (3.23%) Portuguese Language
4 3 (3.23%) Spanish Language
4 3 (3.23%) Games
5 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.15%) Czech Language
6 1 (1.08%) French Language
6 1 (1.08%) German Language
6 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 46 (49.46%) Developer
2 11 (11.83%) Sitecore Developer
3 10 (10.75%) Project Manager
4 9 (9.68%) Front-End Developer
4 9 (9.68%) Service Desk Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Web Developer
5 8 (8.60%) Digital Project Manager
6 7 (7.53%) .NET Developer
7 6 (6.45%) Architect
7 6 (6.45%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (4.30%) PHP Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) CMS Developer
10 3 (3.23%) SharePoint Specialist
10 3 (3.23%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (3.23%) QA Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (47.31%) HTML
2 37 (39.78%) CSS
3 29 (31.18%) .NET
4 27 (29.03%) jQuery
5 22 (23.66%) ASP.NET
6 19 (20.43%) HTML5
7 14 (15.05%) CSS3
8 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (11.83%) XML
10 7 (7.53%) .NET Framework
10 7 (7.53%) Web Services
11 5 (5.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (5.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (5.38%) Sass
12 4 (4.30%) J2EE
12 4 (4.30%) XHTML
12 4 (4.30%) AngularJS
12 4 (4.30%) JSON
13 3 (3.23%) WPF
14 2 (2.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Social Media
2 10 (10.75%) User Experience
3 9 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 7 (7.53%) Digital Media
5 5 (5.38%) Blog
5 5 (5.38%) Open Source
5 5 (5.38%) E-Learning
6 2 (2.15%) Copywriting
6 2 (2.15%) FMCG
6 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.08%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.08%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.08%) New Media
7 1 (1.08%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.08%) SCORM
7 1 (1.08%) VLE
7 1 (1.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (2.15%) Linux
2 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.15%) Android
3 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.08%) Debian
3 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (19.35%) MVC
3 16 (17.20%) E-Commerce
4 14 (15.05%) Content Management
5 13 (13.98%) SEO
6 11 (11.83%) CRM
7 10 (10.75%) Analytics
7 10 (10.75%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (9.68%) ITIL
9 8 (8.60%) eTOM
10 7 (7.53%) Service Management
11 6 (6.45%) Project Management
11 6 (6.45%) Web Development
11 6 (6.45%) Kanban
12 5 (5.38%) Incident Management
12 5 (5.38%) OO
13 4 (4.30%) Pay per click
13 4 (4.30%) Email Marketing
13 4 (4.30%) Mentoring
14 3 (3.23%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.94%) JavaScript
2 27 (29.03%) C#
3 13 (13.98%) PHP
4 5 (5.38%) Java
5 4 (4.30%) SQL
5 4 (4.30%) Python
6 3 (3.23%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.15%) PHP5
8 1 (1.08%) PHP4
8 1 (1.08%) XPath
8 1 (1.08%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.08%) ISEB
3 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) cPanel
Vendors
1 18 (19.35%) Sitecore
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.45%) Adobe
4 4 (4.30%) Telerik
5 3 (3.23%) Google
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle
6 2 (2.15%) Huawei
6 2 (2.15%) Zend
7 1 (1.08%) Capita
7 1 (1.08%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.08%) Facebook
7 1 (1.08%) Twitter
7 1 (1.08%) SendGrid
7 1 (1.08%) hybris
7 1 (1.08%) Ektron
7 1 (1.08%) Open Text
7 1 (1.08%) RedDot
7 1 (1.08%) ATG
7 1 (1.08%) Alterian
7 1 (1.08%) Remedy
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